Here is a selection of the latest press releases from Prudential. For more information from Corporate Public Relations at Prudential, please email contact our communications staff.

April 08, 2021

Prudential appoints Richard Parkinson as chief brand officer

Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU) announced today that Richard Parkinson will join the company as chief brand officer, effective May 10.

April 01, 2021

Prudential’s FlexGuard indexed variable annuity adds Invesco QQQ ETF and BlackRock iShares Russell 2000 ETF as options

NEWARK, N.J., April 1, 2021 – Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU) added two of the largest exchange-traded funds (ETFs)—the Invesco QQQ ETF (NASDAQ: QQQ), which tracks the Nasdaq-100 Index, and the BlackRock iShares Russell 2000 ETF (NYSE: IWM)—as options within the crediting strategies of Prudential’s FlexGuard® indexed variable annuity.

February 09, 2021

Prudential Financial names Spirit of Community Class of 2021, celebrating young volunteers for tackling the challenges of a changing world

Prudential Financial announced its 2021 class of Spirit of Community Awards State Honorees — 102 middle level and high school students from across the United States whose volunteering has addressed critical community needs.

January 12, 2021

Prudential Financial promotes Alan Sexton to Chief Communications Officer

Sexton joined Prudential in 2018 with more than 20 years of communications and corporate affairs experience.

October 30, 2020

Prudential Retirement enters funded reinsurance business

NEWARK, N.J., October 30, 2020 — Prudential Retirement, a business unit of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU), is expanding its global longevity reinsurance business with a new offering driven by explosive growth in the U.K. pension market.

October 19, 2020

Grammy Museum Experience Prudential Center and Prudential Financial, Inc. announce plans for Whitney Houston mural in Newark’s Central Ward

NEWARK, NJ – OCT. 19, 2020 – GRAMMY Museum ExperienceTM Prudential Center along with proud founding partners, Prudential Financial, Inc., the City of Newark, Lincoln Park Coast Cultural District, Baldwin Equities and Newark Arts, have announced plans regarding a Whitney Houston mosaic mural, which will be located in Newark’s Central Ward. The newest mural installation is the second of five murals planned for the city. Newark-based Artist Maude Lemaire who specializes in beautiful hand-cut glass mosaic murals was selected to create the second installation.

September 10, 2020

Prudential names company veteran Bryan Pickel head of External Affairs

Bryan Pickel has been named head of External Affairs at Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU) and will now oversee its government affairs activities at the federal, state and international levels.

September 10, 2020

Scholarship program seeking each U.S. state's top youth volunteers

Through November 10, Prudential Financial and the National Association of Secondary School Principals (NASSP) are calling on youth volunteers to apply for scholarships and national recognition through The Prudential Spirit of Community Awards.

September 02, 2020

PGIM Real Estate arranges $482M Fannie Mae credit facility for six West Coast multifamily assets

PGIM Real Estate has arranged a $482 million Fannie Mae credit facility collateralized by six multifamily properties located on the West Coast.

August 27, 2020

PGIM Real Estate acquires 15-building US industrial portfolio for $425 million

On behalf of its U.S. core real estate strategy, PGIM Real Estate has acquired a 4.7 million-square-foot, 15-building industrial portfolio located across eight properties in Atlanta, Dallas, Denver, Fort Worth, and Phoenix, for a total value of $425 million.